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'''L.M. Montgomery ''' (November 30, 1874 – April 24, 1942) was a Canadians|Canadian author best known for a series of novels beginning in 1908 with ''Anne of Green Gables''. The book was an immediate success. The central character, Anne Shirley, an orphaned girl, made Montgomery famous in her lifetime and gave her an international following. The first novel was followed by a series of sequels with Anne as the central character. Montgomery went on to publish 20 novels as well as 530 short stories, 500 poems, and 30 essays. Most of the novels were set in Prince Edward Island, and locations within Canada's smallest province became a literary landmark and popular tourist site—namely Green Gables (Prince Edward Island)|Green Gables farm, the genesis of Prince Edward Island National Park. She was made an officer of the Order of the British Empire in 1935. Montgomery's work, diaries and letters have been read and...
Birth date{{Birth date|1874|11|30}}
Birth placeNew London, Prince Edward Island|Clifton, Prince Edward Island
Death date{{Death date and age|1942|4|24|1874|11|30}}
Death placeToronto, Ontario
OccupationFiction writer
NationalityCanada|Canadian
EducationPrince of Wales College, Dalhousie University
Period1890–1940
GenreCanadian literature, children's novels, short fiction, poetry
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